Upcoming Elections

There are no statewide elections in Nevada in 2021

Election Rules

Voter Registration Deadline: 28 days before Election Day by mail, 5 days before Election Day online, or Election Day registration if voting in-person

Early voting in Nevada will take place from 17 days before Election Day until 4 days before the election. Early voting and ballot drop off locations can be found at your county clerk’s website.

Nevada’s Address Confidentiality Program provides confidential voter registration records for survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, trafficking, or stalking. Learn more here.

Restoration of Voting Rights After Felony Convictions: The right to vote is automatically restored for felons upon their release from incarceration.

ID requirements for voting: ID only required for first-time voters.

Absentee Voting: Any registered Nevada voter can request a mail-in ballot. Voters can download the application online and mail it in. The application must be received at least 14 days prior to the election. Download the application here.

Gender Gaps in Representation

Nevada is one of seven states that has 50% or more women in its Congressional delegation, and one of six with two women Senators. It ranks 1st in the country for women’s representation in the State Legislature, and is the only country with a women majority state legislature.

Nevada Congressional Delegation

Nevada State Legislature

Voter Turnout

Nevada had lower voter turnout than the United States overall for both men and women in the 2016 Elections.

Percent Voter Turnout by Gender

Percent Voter Turnout by Race

Other races not shown due to population size